[Sugar-devel] sugar-web: css lint

Manuel Quiñones manuq at laptop.org
Wed Sep 4 21:38:43 EDT 2013

2013/9/4 Andrew McMillan <andrew at morphoss.com>:
> On Wed, 2013-09-04 at 11:18 -0300, Manuel Quiñones wrote:
>> No luck in html lint.
>> There is the main validator: http://validator.nu/ .  It helped me to
>> find a bug in the index.html of sugar-web-template.  I have sent a PR
>> with the fix.
>> And there is html5-lint, a Mozilla instance of the main validator:
>> https://github.com/mozilla/html5-lint
>> But unfortunately those don't work with a fragment of HTML, so we can't
>> use them for templates.
>> Then there is the W3C online validator, which has an option for HTML
>> fragments, but not for doctype html5, and throws errors in Mustache
>> templates:
>> http://validator.w3.org/#validate_by_input+with_options
> Hi Manuel,
> Would it be possible to simply present a small service somewhere which
> wrapped a fragment with the right HTML5 pieces and submitted it to one
> of the full-document validators?

Certainly, Andrew.  We could:

1. compile the templates with sample data
2. wrap the result inside the <body> tag of a standard html5 file
3. validate it

I wonder if its worth the effort.

.. manuq ..

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